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National Certificate: Mechatronics

mechatronics

Subjects covered

mechatronics

Vocational Activities

  • Explain various fundamental theories and
    principles of operations and control that make up mechatronic systems
  • Assemble mechatronic systems
  • Do fault finding and rectify problems
  • Perform maintenance work according to correct procedures
  • Use hand tools and operate machine tools to
    produce components for maintenance and repair purposes

Career opportunities

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Pneumatics
  • Hydraulic
  • Robotics
  • Programmable Logic Control
  • Computer Numeric Control
  • Industrial Information Technology
  • Welding

Duration: 3 years - full time

National Certificate: Civil Engineering and Building Construction

civil-engineering

Subjects covered

civil

Vocational Activities

  • Participate in the operation and maintenance of construction equipment and machinery.
  • Participate in the construction of roads, bridges, dams, railways , houses.
  • Take part in the design and construction of tunnels, factories, reservoirs.
  • Participate in the erection of reinforced concrete, structural steel, timber and masonry structures.

Career opportunities

  • Architectural technology
  • Drainage Inspection
  • Industrial Designing
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Sanitation and Reticulation
  • Building Construction

Duration: 3 years - full time

Engineering and Related Design

engireering-and-design

Subjects covered

engineering  related design

Vocational Activities

  • Take part in the manufacture of tools, machines, engines
  • Take part in the operation and maintenance of machines

Career opportunities

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metallurgical Engineering
  • Car Manufacturing
  • Welding
  • Tool Making
  • Automotive Repairing
  • Motor Mechanics
  • Panel Beating

National Certificate: Electrical Infrastructure Construction

electrical-infrastructure

Subjects covered

E infrastructure construction

Vocational Activities

  • Work as an Installation and maintenance
    electrician in the following industries:
    - Mining
    - Building e.g. Commercial & Domestic installations
    - Manufacturing e.g. Factories
    - Electrical Generating e.g. Power Stations, Distribution

Career opportunities

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Sound Technology
  • Process Level Control
  • Digital Electronics
  • Instrumentation

Duration: 3 years - full time

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